29 Jun Lifting Platforms Essential for Events Coverage
Over the last few years’ access and lifting platforms have become far more widely used to film sporting events. With sports such as rugby or football taking place over large areas they can provide a real Birdseye view perfect for live television viewing. More imaginative camera positioning and shots can also be used to increase the excitement for all manner of sports and events.
Modern equipment has made this filming far safer, easier and more efficient. Currently there is a wide variety of access equipment which can be utilised. Depending on the requirements and size of event a different choice of access platform can be made to find the most suitable. The expansion of lifting platforms available has transformed the way in which we view events.
In the past many outdoor sporting events usually suffered received poor coverage due to difficult camera conditions and uninteresting ground level footage. Often there will only be a very limited field of view or time when recording can be made. As a result these sports we not given the exposure or airtime they deserved.
Now with greater availability of lifting platforms more exciting footage can be captured for a longer period of time. This results in far higher quality coverage when shooting footage at an event. This becomes very evident in events involving participants soaring high into the air. By using raised camera angles it is possible to truly capture these moments on film in a way which simply wouldn’t be possible without this equipment. Platform hire in Bournemouth is regularly used to cover events during their summer seasons.
Especially for track or field events, the higher camera angles give officials the edge when they have to make serious decisions on results. The ability to review footage of the moment with different angles and positions allows for more accurate judgments to be made.
Without the use of access platforms for filming events the coverage would not seem quite so engaging or attractive. Platform hire in Bournemouth and other locations are becoming more popular to use for events around the country.